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SB 1622: Employee Records Technical Change (2008)


Senate Bill 1622 establishes the California Health Benefits Service (CHBS) within the Department of Health Care Services to expand public insurance options and networks to individuals and employers in the State.  The bill authorizes county public health plans and the County Medical Services Program to form joint ventures with each other or the department to create a public health insurance system.

For more information, you can read the SB 1622 "Fact Sheet" prepared by a member of Senator Simitian's staff.

Final Status and Text

SB 1622 is no longer active. Its final status was:
Did not pass the Legislature

You can read its final text on the Legislature's Bill Information site.